Mr. Hughes assumed the role of COO in July of 2014, having been with the company since it’s beginnings in benchmarking and energy audits. A Trinity College alumnus with strong technical and project management skills as well as extensive experience in data analysis, he provides GES with a detail-oriented approach to project management. Mr. Hughes implemented and standardized many of GES’ internal analysis procedures and is GES’ chief project manager. Stephen has been instrumental in securing strategic partnerships and expanding the range of GES’ services to accommodate the ever growing compliance needs of the New York City market. With a passion for precise calculation, he drives the development of GES’ core methodologies to ensure cutting edge accuracy for efficiency projects.